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10 British Things About Cheyenne, WY

When Wyoming comes up in conversation people may think of “The Wild, Wild West” or cowboys, which do exist current day, but Cheyenne, its capital, has a number of British things going on. The British influence is ...

Photos of Great Britain's Trusty Lighthouses

While the lighthouse may not be in full force like it was back in the day due to new technology, it is still a tall and strong structure holding down the fort in the U.K.

WATCH: Dan Stevens Gets Fit for ‘The Guest’

Dan Stevens made an early exit from the fan favorite TV series Downton Abbey to pursue a film career. Well, here’s one of his latest undertakings.

WATCH: British Woman Vows to Wear a Costume Every Day for a Year

It’s every young child’s dream: to play dress up every single day of the year, whether it be a super hero, a gorilla, or even an onion.

WATCH: Jimmy Fallon Asks Advice from Helen Mirren in ‘Mirren, Mirren on the Wall’ Skit

In true Jimmy Fallon style, he threw on a wig, “fancy dress” and even an accent when Dame Helen Mirren recently swung by his late-night show.

Getting David Beckham into His Underwear

The answer: just ask him. Sure, it’s all in the name of work, but really, does it take much arm twisting to get David Beckham into his skivvies?

Kit Harington Stars in ‘Testament of Youth’ Trailer

Game of Thrones’ Kit Harington agreed not to cut his luscious curly locks for his role of Jon Snow, but somehow he got around that commitment, debuting his clean-cut look in the period film Testament of Youth, as seen in the new ...

Brit Binge Watching: Five Medical TV Series You Can View Online

Cinemax is looking to change its image with some new shows including the Britished-up title The Knick, starring Clive Owen as a leading surgeon, premiering on Friday, August 8. The medical drama, directed by Steven Soderbergh, ...

WATCH: UCLA Quidditch Players Compete in ‘Mudbloods’ Trailer

The first Quidditch World Cup, a real sport based on the fictional Harry Potter competition, took place in 2007 between two U.S.-based schools, and has now grown to over 80 teams competing internationally, reports RadioTimes.

10 British Things About Columbus, OH

Columbus is the capital of Ohio, appearing on a few impressive lists like Forbes’ Best Cities for Tech Jobs (at No. 3), and Best Cities for Working Moms (at No. 1).